Thanksgiving Day is an old and original festival of the American people. It is also a time for American families to celebrate together. At the beginning of Thanksgiving, there was no fixed date, which was decided by American states. In 1863, after the independence of the United States, President Lincoln declared Thanksgiving a national holiday. In 1941, Congress officially designated the fourth Thursday of November as Thanksgiving Day. The Thanksgiving holiday usually lasts from Thursday to Sunday.
In 1879, the Canadian Parliament declared that November 6 was a Thanksgiving and a national holiday. In the following years, the Thanksgiving Day changed many times, until January 31, 1957, when the Canadian parliament announced that the second Monday in October was Thanksgiving Day.
In addition to the United States, Canada, and Egypt, Greece, and other countries in the world have their own unique Thanksgiving, but Britain, France, and other European countries with Thanksgiving insulation, some scholars initiative also set up a “Chinese Thanksgiving”, to carry forward the traditional culture.
Thanksgiving Day is a traditional holiday in the United States, mainly in North America. Thanksgiving Day is designed to thank people and things in life. Thanksgiving Day. The whole country is very noisy, there are many plays, costumes parade, sports competition and so on. Apart from the fact that the United States has its own Thanksgiving, Canada, Brazil, Egypt, Greece and other places also have their own Thanksgiving, which varies from country to country.
Thanksgiving is a family holiday, and all over the country, husbands and wives, children and old people, from the city to the town, from the town to the countryside, from the countryside to the village, all return to their hometown to enjoy the festival. People who can’t go home also make long distance calls and talk with their parents and families to share their gratitude. On Thanksgiving, the whole country is actually the same. The table is always filled with all kinds of delicious food. Nature is primarily a Turkey. Pumpkin pie is a way to remember the gifts that Indians gave to the first settlers.
In most families, there are some traditional games after meals. Thanksgiving Day is a happy celebration, a time for family reunion, a time to regroup friendship. On that day, it is the bachelor who is always invited to other people’s homes to share the joy of Thanksgiving and thank god for his grace. That’s what Thanksgiving is all about.